GORGEOUS Entertainment

Reviews and previews about theatre and film

Ellyn Daniels, Emotional Terrorism Gorgeous Entertainment: With Donna Freed

10 Dec 2017

Ellyn Daniels, Emotional Terrorism Gorgeous Entertainment with Donna Freed    In her one-woman show, Ellyn Daniels charts her life of Paris runways; ballet dancing; world travel; parties at Hollywood mansions and the dark underbelly of this seemingly glamorous life: bulimia; blacking out; and sitting on the precipice of suicide. Drayton Arms Pub & Theatre December…

Mexican ‘pulled’ turkey with rice The Gorgeous Kitchen with Josephine & Donna – A Sainsbury’s Magazine Recipe

05 Dec 2017

Mexican ‘pulled’ turkey with rice in The Gorgeous Kitchen with Josephine & Donna – A Sainsbury’s Magazine Recipe Don’t you want something zingy after all that rich food at Xmas? Use that left over turkey for a quick 20 minute utltra tasty super easy recipe that will liven up those jaded taste buds.  This is…

Charley’s Wood by Charles Duff MAN WEEK with Josephine Pembroke on Radio Gorgeous

29 Nov 2017

  Charlie was brought up by a homosexual father and lesbian mother. They were also aristocrats, listen to his moving and amusing life story here. His cold father was a cross dresser with a passion for all things royal. His mother adored him until she discovered Charlie was gay too. #memoir #aristocrat #LBGT Buy the…

George by Sean Smith MAN WEEK on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

  George by Sean Smith MAN WEEK on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke Celebrity biographer Sean Smith tells us amazing facts and stories about George Michael, one of the most successful popstars of all time. #GeorgeMichael #pop #celebrity Buy the book: https://www.harpercollins.co.uk/9780008155636/george Never miss a podcast: http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/

Maria Alyokhina, Pussy Riot with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous

25 Nov 2017

Maria Alyokhina, Pussy Riot Gorgeous Riot: Maria Alyokhina of Pussy Riot with Donna Freed Saatchi Gallery: Art Riot: Post-Soviet Actionism showcasing 25 years of Russian protest art from November 16 – December 31, 2017 Pussy Riot went viral after Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova were imprisoned for performing for 40 seconds in Moscow’s Cathedral of…

Olivia Jacobs, director The Gruffalo’s Child GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT: with Donna Freed

23 Nov 2017

Olivia Jacobs, director The Gruffalo’s Child GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT: with Donna Freed Olivia first co-directed The Gruffalo as a travelling show in a fringe basement but my look how it’s grown. Her production company, Tall Stories which she co-founded with Toby Mitchell in 1997 is now bringing The Gruffalo’s Child to the West End. Previews for…

Love & Fame, Susie Boyt Author of the Week with Josephine Pembroke

13 Nov 2017

  Love & Fame, Susie Boyt, Author of the Week with Josephine Pembroke Lover of musicals and observer of quirky family relationships, author Susie Boyt discusses death, mourning and how it feels to belong and feel at home in a capital city. Buy the book: https://www.littlebrown.co.uk/books/detail.page?isbn=9780349008905 Follow: @SusieBoyt  #Love&Fame #SusieBoyt #Witty #Fiction #London Even more…

Bailey’s cheesecake truffles SAINSBURY’S Mag recipe GORGEOUS KITCHEN

31 Oct 2017

Bailey’s cheesecake truffles SAINSBURY’S Mag recipe GORGEOUS KITCHEN  OMG who can resist this combo? Bailey’s, cheesecake and melted white and milk chocolate. An easy Xmas gift or a fun, indulgent treat for you! This is a Sainsbury’s recipe in association with Sainsbury’s Magazine. For more information, go to www.sainsburysmagazine.co.uk, and you will find these recipes in…

Suzannah Starkey Bramley Apple Grower GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR with Josephine Pembroke

22 Oct 2017

Suzannah Starkey Bramley Apple Grower GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR with Josephine Pembroke Do you know your Cox from your Gala? We are talking apples here, live from Southwell Bramley Apple Festival in Nottinghamshire. Suzannah Starkey is an apple grower with a vision, inventive and creative she is taking eating and cooking apples and turning them into juices,…

Visit York! Gorgeous Gossip with Donna & Josephine

20 Oct 2017

Visit York! Gorgeous Gossip with Donna & Josephine Donna visited York, capital of Yorkshire. She visited The National Railway Museum, York Minister and of course Betty’s for tea and cake. Sign up for more amazing podcasts:  http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/ #York #Yorkshire #Vikings

Eastern Seaboard of USA Gorgeous Escapes with Josephine & Donna

Eastern Seaboard of USA Gorgeous Escapes with Josephine & Donna Josephine goes on board a small ship to Boston, NYC, Washington and Charleston. She naturally learns about American history and culture. Josephine sailed with Noble Caledonia the world experts in small ship cruising. https://www.noble-caledonia.co.uk/ Amazing life stories sign up for more : http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/   #USA…

The Real Rock Follies by Annabel Leventon With Josephine Pembroke

The Real Rock Follies by Annabel Leventon With Josephine Pembroke Rock Bottom were a trio of solo singers from the theatre world who took on the world of rock. Then their original idea was stolen and the long process of suing and healing took place. Annabel tells Josephine the moving story in detail. Buy the…

Move It or Lose It with Julie Robinson GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR with Josephine Pembroke

Move It or Lose It with Julie Robinson GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR  Interested in fitness, health and people? This could be the job for you. Entrepreneur Julie Robinson explains how Move It or Lose It is a super fun way of earning money and inspiring the elderly. https://www.moveitorloseit.co.uk/ #fitness #seniors #jobs Amazing women on radio gorgeous http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/

Elizabeth Kostova The Shadow Land, with Donna Freed AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous

Elizabeth Kostova The Shadow Land, with Donna Freed AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous From the #1 bestselling author of The Historian comes an engrossing novel that spans the past and the present—and unearths the dark secrets of Bulgaria, a beautiful and haunted country. www.elizabethkostova.com #Bulgaria #TheShadowLand #historicalthriller For more amazing women go to www.radiogorgeous.com 

Philippa Adams, Senior Director of Saatchi Gallery with Donna Freed on RADIO GORGEOUS

18 Oct 2017

   Philippa Adams with Donna Freed on RADIO GORGEOUS Gorgeous Culture: Philippa Adams, Senior Director of Saatchi Gallery and Curator of Iconoclasts: Art Out of the Mainstream and artists Alexi Williams-Wynn and Kate MccGwire with Donna Freed. www.saatchigallery.com @saatchigallery insta: kate_mccgwire #alexiwilliamswynn

Mummified sausage pie Sainsbury’s Magazine Recipe GORGEOUS KITCHEN with Josephine & Donna

16 Oct 2017

  Mummified sausage pie Sainsbury’s Magazine in the GORGEOUS KITCHEN with Josephine & Donna  Prepare for Halloween and Bonfire Night with this spooky sausage pie. Our version came out more spooky than artful but tasted delicious. Josephine and Donna bemoan the passing of Donna’s beloved cat, Mademoiselle Poxy. This is a Sainsbury’s Magazine recipe and…

Secrets of CONFIDENT Women with Na-Ha on Radio Gorgeous

19 Sep 2017

  Secrets of CONFIDENT Women with Na-Ha  on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke  We should have awareness of our inner self talk and we must NEVER put ourselves down, says Mexican born confidence coach Na Ha. A degree in business psychology and a passion for helping women has led Na Ha to being one of the…

How (Not) to Live in Suburbia – Annie Siddons GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Donna Freed

04 Sep 2017

  How (Not) to Live in Suburbia – Annie Siddons GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Donna Freed Artist, committed London lover and single mum, Annie Siddons found herself in the midst of very married, very homogeneous suburbia. She also found herself to be profoundly lonely. Loneliness, it’s not just for old people anymore and in Annie’s case…

Far to Go and Many to Love by Lesley Blanch with Josephine Pembroke

Far to Go and Many to Love by Lesley Blanch with Josephine Pembroke  A bohemian, a lover of the East, a free spirit, an artist, a traveller, a wit, journalist and author. Lesley Blanch wrote for Vogue and championed wild, daring, women who loved to travel. We meet her god daughter Georgia de Chamberet who…

Life POST Menopause with Celia Dodd GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke

21 Aug 2017

Life POST Menopause with Celia Dodd GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke  Celia Dodd had a dreary menopause, who doesn’t? But she stuck it out without taking HRT or hormone replacement therapy. After seven gruelling years she came out the other side. And the heartening news is that Celia feels fabulous again, even better, Scottish dancing with…

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